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We prefer our style statements like we prefer our cocktails on a boozy-brunch Sunday: strong. And Maison Albino — a brand that's knocked our socks off at least once before — has the same kind of standards. With the release of its resort '14 collection, the Italian label proves to have a special way of making every piece completely unique yet completely welcoming and wearable.
The resort lineup sees baby-doll dresses with an extra dose of volume, oversized coats covered in ornate prints, and mesh-like lace looking chic as can be in a dipped-hem skirt. The collection also presents a range of looks that dare you to push the limits — if even just a smidge — be it a white and metallic, ruffled party dress; a majestically draped, red-carpet-beckoning evening gown; or some of the widest, wide-leg pants we've ever laid eyes on (this pair, included). Up for the challenge? Click ahead to see all the looks that will make you think "heck, yes!"
Photo: Courtesy of Albino
We’re finally starting to shed our layers in NYC, opting for
just one jacket rather than four. As for our friends on the west coast? Well, they’ve
been enjoying coat-less living for a
few weeks now. Meanwhile, those in the middle may still need their parkas.
Spring weather is better than winter no matter where you read
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